Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-44083

Description

Earthenware mug. Black transfer printed oval scene with a man and woman at ocean's edge and a ship in the background at left. Oval is framed at the top and sides by a decorative vine. An inscription is at the bottom of the oval.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
MugMug

Inscription

"TOM TRUELOVE GOING TO SEA. / What should tear me from the Arms of my dearest Polly, but the" (sic) (Black transfer print.)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.908

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

4 7/8 (H), 3 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.908